Social stigma shows in STEM fields

UC Berkeley is reputed to be a premier public university in the nation, yet, in Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), researchers say a social stigma exists for female undergraduates and graduate students.
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Campus interdisciplinary program brings innovative perspective to engineering doctoral students

This fall, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is offering an interdisciplinary program for doctoral students that prepares them to implement and evaluate technological solutions to problems faced by low-income economies. The program, Designated Emphasis in Development Engineering, allows students to work with faculty diverse departments including business, economics and public health.
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